Citizens Initiatives & People's Veto

Citizen Initiative Process | Initiative Deadlines | People's Veto Process | List of all Proponents

Citizen Initiative Petition Certified as Valid by the Secretary of State - Transmitted to Legislature on March 11, 2021

TITLE: An Act To Require Legislative Approval of Certain Transmission Lines, Require Legislative Approval of Certain Transmission Lines and Facilities and Other Projects on Public Reserved Lands and Prohibit the Construction of Certain Transmission Lines in the Upper Kennebec Region


Issued: October 30, 2020

Filing Deadline: April 30, 2022


Proponent Information
Legislation
Petition Organization Registration


Citizen Initiative Petition Filed with the Secretary of State - Certification Deadline March 29, 2021

TITLE: An Act To Clarify the Eligibility of Voters


Issued: August 26, 2019

Filing Deadline: February 26, 2021


Proponent Information
Legislation
Petition Organization Registration


Citizen Initiative Petitions Currently Approved for Circulation

TITLE: “An Act To Limit the Governor’s Emergency Authority and Require Approval by a Two-thirds Votes of the Legislature To Extend a State of Emergency”


Issued: January 25, 2021

Filing Deadline: July 25, 2022


Proponent Information
Legislation


TITLE:  “Resolve, Directing the Development of Legislation Establishing a Publicly Funded System of Health Care Coverage for All Maine Residents”


Issued: December 3, 2020

Filing Deadline: June 3, 2022


Proponent Information
Legislation


TITLE: An Act Regarding Collective Bargaining Relating to Teachers


Issued: February 4, 2020

Filing Deadline: August 4, 2021


Proponent Information

Legislation


 

 

Historical Summaries: Citizen Initiated Questions, 1910-date - Provided by the Law and Legislative Reference Library